Instagram’s founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger are leaving the company eight years after its launch and six years after its acquisition by Facebook. “We’re now ready for our next chapter”, the duo wrote in a statement published on Instagram’s blog. They said they will take some time off to “explore […]

Guillame Henry, who left Nina Ricci just this past March, is about to be tasked with a stupendous challenge: revive the house of Jean Patou. Founded in the early 1910s, Jean Patou would become famous for eradicating the flapper look by lengthening the skirt and designing sportswear for women and is […]

Luxury designer brand Joseph has announced the appointment of Susana Clayton as Creative Director and Barbara Campos as Chief Executive Officer. Clayton, the company said, joins Joseph on October 1, 2018 and will be based at the design studio and atelier in Paris. She will be responsible for the house’s […]

The Green Carpet Style Awards, Italia, also known as “the Oscars of sustainable fashion”, announced this year’s winners in a ceremony held last night in Milan. Milanese designer Gilberto Calzolari took home the evening’s ultimate prize, the Franca Sozzani Award for best emerging designer. Donatella […]

Sports Direct International Plc has announced that Richard Bottomley OBE is joining the company’s board as a Non-Executive Director with effect from October 1, 2018. The company also confirmed that David Daly shall step down as a member of the audit committee with immediate effect, but will remain a […]

After spending 40 years in watchmaking, Jean-Claude Biver, LVMH said, has decided to relinquish his operational responsibilities and assume the role of non-executive Chairman of the LVMH watchmaking division. The company added that Stéphane Bianchi has now been appointed CEO of the watchmaking division, […]

Michael Kors Holdings Limited has appointed Andrea Pesaresi as President of Michael Kors men’s. The company said that joining on October 15, Pesaresi will report to John D. Idol, the company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Andrea has been in the industry for 30 years and comes to us with extensive […]

Neiman Marcus Group has announced changes to the senior executive team. The company said, Carrie Tharp and Adam Orvos have both expanded oversight to deliver Geoffroy van Raemdonck’s strategy to transform the business and position Neiman Marcus Group to create a new, engaging, luxury retail experience […]

Lululemon Athletica Inc. has announced the promotion of Sun Choe to the role of Chief Product Officer. The company said, Choe had joined Lululemon in 2016 as senior vice president of global merchandising and subsequently assumed expanded responsibilities for all product functions on an interim basis. […]

McArthurGlen Group has appointed Susie McCabe as Deputy Chief Executive Officer. She most recently served as senior vice president of global retail at Under Armor Inc., where, the company said, she was responsible for the creation and implementation of global retail strategy. In her new role, McCabe […]